We are GP’s, specialists and registrars working in hospitals, private practice and in administration.

We have members on multiple national Women’s lobby groups, particularly in relationship to women’s health.


May 2024
May 30
30 May 2024
United Service Club, 183 Wickham Terrace
Spring Hill, Queensland Australia

Queensland Medical Women’s Society (QMWS) invites members and guests to join us on Thursday the 30th of May 2024 for our next Dinner Meeting event. Our special guest speaker will be Dr Susan Roberts. Tickets live now!


President's Chat
 Dr Ira van der Steenstraten (QMWS President)

QMWS 2023 President’s Chat with Jack Graham

Welcome to the fifth ‘President’s Chat’ of the Queensland Medical Women’s Society (QMWS)! Today’s guest is Jack Graham, final year medical student and recipient of the Catherine Thorp-Cramb Prize in Doctors’ Mental Health.

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 Natasha Abeysekera

2023 Purple Bush Medicine Leaves Recipients

The Purple Bush Medicine Leaves Bursary Program was established as part of the QMWS commitment to the reconciliation and the Makarrata Commission, to encourage and empower female medical Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander graduates and students as they further their medical career and/or leadership aspirations. QMWS is excited to celebrate the 2023 Purple Bush Medicine Leaves recipients – Dr Alicia Veasey, Dr Julia-Rose Satre, Ms Megan Shuttleworth & Ms Natalie Gordon.

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Medical Women Societies


Australian Federation of Medical Women

The voice for Australian medical women, advocating for, and supporting, the health and welfare of our local, national and international communities.


Medical Women’s Society NSW

For 99 years, MWS NSW has been the peak representative body for medical women (including students!) in New South Wales.


Victorian Medical Women's Society

No matter where you are in your medical career, VIC MWS is here to support you.


Medical Women's Society ACT & Region

Support and further professional development of ACT and Region female colleagues, including medical students.

Contact us

The Queensland Medical Women’s Society  is operated by a volunteer team of medical women. Please contact us via our Facebook page or send an Email. Or use our contact form available here.

Interested in being involved?

We welcome new members and participation in QMWS activities.